Papers and Lectures Delivered or Published

Opposites Become Equals: Contemplation, Improvisation, and Composing
• delivered at Longy School of Music, fall 2011
• addresses role of contemplative practice in composition
• explores use of improvisation generally, and specifically in my piece Opposites Become Equals

Music and Space
• delivered at Longy School of Music, winter 2011
• explores Sound-Energy Aggregate concepts and the creation of meaning through use of space

"Outside the Comfort Zone"
• delivered at UNC-Greensboro Festival of New Music, 10/29/08
• delivered at U-Mass Dartmouth, 4/20/10

“Providing Context: Music and SEA”
• delivered at Society for Electro-Acoustic Music in the U.S. national conference, 3/1/01
• published in SEAMUS Journal, Spring 2002

“The Sound-Energy Aggregate: Analyzing Music Since 1945”
• delivered at Society of Composers, Inc., Region V Conference, 2/10/01

“J.S. Bach: Always Clear, Never Obvious”
• pre-concert lecture for Apollo's Fire, 12/8-9/00